How To Become an Adjudicator

FBA members who meet the prerequisites and have been nominated and approved by their district may start the application procedure. For more information, see the Adjudication Manual starting on page 4.

Prospective Adjudicator Information

Adjudication Manual (rev. 2022)

Adjudicator Application


MPA Online Adjudicator Management System

All judges have access to the Adjudicator Portal in MPA Online to manage their invitations, contracts, schedules, and review their past adjudication performance. If you have not yet received an email with instructions for setting up your account, please email


Adjudication Education Seminars

Seminars are usually held every January in Tampa before the FMEA conference and every June or July on the day before the FBA Summer Conference.   

Register for the January 2024 Workshops Here